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Dutam Plus Tablet

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Composition for Dutam Plus Tablet

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Primary uses of Dutam Plus Tablet

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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Dutam Plus Tablet

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Uses of Dutam Plus Tablet

Dutam Plus Tablet is used in the treatment of depression. It is used in patients intolerant of or unresponsive to alternative treatment options for depression.
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Dutam Plus Tablet side effects

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Sleepiness, Increased heart rate, Weight gain, Difficulty in urination, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing), Dryness in mouth, Constipation.

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How to use Dutam Plus Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Dutam Plus Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Dutam Plus Tablet works

Dutam Plus Tablet increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating the mood and treat depression.

In Depth Information on Dutam Plus Tablet

Expert advice for Dutam Plus Tablet

  • The main dose should be taken at night as this drug may produce drowsiness or sleepiness.
  • It can take 4 to 6 weeks for Dutam plus to start working.
  • You should continue the treatment for at least 6 months after you feel better to stop depression from coming back.
  • If your doctor asks you to stop Dutam plus, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks. You should not discontinue it abruptly.
  • Avoid driving or operating machinery as it may decrease alertness.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Dutam plus, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Dutam plus is very less.
  • It may be extremely dangerous in overdose.
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Dutam Plus Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Dutam Plus Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Dutam Plus Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Dutam Plus Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Dutam Plus Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
As Dutam Plus Tablet may affect your alertness which may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Dutam Plus Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Dutam Plus Tablet is recommended.
Liver
CAUTION
Dutam Plus Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Dutam Plus Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Inform your doctor if you develop any signs and symptoms of jaundice while taking this medicine. Use of Dutam Plus Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Dutam Plus Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Dutam Plus Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

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Frequently asked questions about Dutam Plus Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Nortriptyline

No, they belong to class of medication called as tricyclic antidepressant
Dutam plus and amitriptyline belongs to same category of drugs with similar action, but their effect may vary upon individual response
Dutam plus is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Dutam plus is used for the treatment of depression and nocturnal bed wetting (enuresis) in children
No, xenan belongs to class of medication called as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor
No, Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. Can I take nortriptyline with ibubrufen/citalopram/ gabapentin/tramadol/hydrocodone/codeine/zopiclone/ clonazepam/Ambien (zolpidem)/Nyquil (antihistaminic)?
No possible interaction has been reported with these drugs. Patients should follow doctor's advice regarding its use
Dutam plus may cause weight gain/loss, loss of hair, dry mouth. Always consult your doctor regarding possible side effects
No, it is used to treat depression and nocturnal bed wetting.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Dutam Plus with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Dutam Plus with Moclobemide
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Moclobemide: Trima, Rimarex
Dutam Plus with Moxonidine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Moxonidine: Moxilong, Moxcent, Moxovas, Moxopress
Dutam Plus with Primidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Primidone: Mysoline
Dutam Plus with Butorphanol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Butorphanol: Butodol
Dutam Plus with Chlordiazepoxide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlordiazepoxide: Zepox, Anxibrium, Poxid, Peaceoxide, Anxon H, Equilibrium, Cloxide, Librel, Anxizide
Dutam Plus with Nitrazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nitrazepam: Nap, Nitraz, Nzm, Sopor, N Tra, Nira, Hypnoril, Nitab, Hypnocent, Nite, Nitrosun, Nitavan
Dutam Plus with Terbinafine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Terbinafine: Terbicutis, Tzorg, Terbicide, Tinazen, Zygter, Terfast, Fluty TF, Terbit, Tinafine
Dutam Plus with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Parox, Pirotin, Paropex, Depaxil, Patriot, Xet, Parocen, Paroxee, Pxt, Praxet, Parot, Paxidep, Pxn, Emoxet, Paxiford, XL Paro
Dutam Plus with Rasagiline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin
Dutam Plus with Codeine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Codeine: Montokuf
Dutam Plus with Phenobarbitone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenobarbitone: Nytoin, Barbee, Gardenal, Fenobarb, Luminal, Beetal, Emgard
Dutam Plus with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune, Ritomax
Dutam Plus with Lithium
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lithium: Lithocent, Lisalt, Lithocap, Unicarb, Carbolith, Hethium, Zecarb, Lalithium, T Lith, Tricab
Dutam Plus with Ethylmorphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ethylmorphine: Dionindon
Dutam Plus with Nalbuphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nalbuphine: Rubuphine, Nalfy, Nacphin
Dutam Plus with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Dutam Plus with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam, Cetadep, Cita, Topdep, Celica, Citalomine, Citalent, Citola, Cytop, Madam
Dutam Plus with Diazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Diazepam: Peptica, Placidox, Shipam, Anxol, D P M, Paxum, Dizep, Starlium, Repam
Dutam Plus with Fluvoxamine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fluvoxamine: Voxinix, Uvox, Voxidep, Voxazen, Voxamin, Psyvoxin, Fluxam, Sorest, Fluvoxin, Fluvo
Dutam Plus with Clobazam
SERIOUS
Dutam Plus with Clonidine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clonidine: Arkamin, Cloneon, Catapres
Dutam Plus with Venlafaxine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Venlafaxine: Venlift, Ventee, Venpad, Venlor, Venla, Flavix, Venjoy, Nutraport, Venlaway, Sentosa, Ventin, Veniz
Dutam Plus with Midazolam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Midazolam: Medzol, Mezolam, Midfast, Fulsed, Midosed, Midzee, Benzosed, Megarest
Dutam Plus with Pentazocine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentazocine: Fortwin
Dutam Plus with Dapoxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dapoxetine: Actinex, DA Sutra, Stay Tal, Dapoxy, Dapnex, Duraject, Appynite, Ristor, Dejac
Dutam Plus with Etizolam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Etizolam: Etilax, Etirest, Etimark, Etizep, Etilaam, Solopose, Lam ET, Suprabenz, Sylkam, Etizoram, New Zomnia
Dutam Plus with Lorazepam
SERIOUS
Dutam Plus with Cinacalcet
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cinacalcet: Capicet, Setz
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